Appendix table 2. Nonfarm business sector: Revised labor productivity, hourly compensation, unit labor costs, and prices, seasonally adjusted



Appendix table 2.
 Nonfarm business sector: Revised labor productivity, hourly compensation, unit labor costs, and
 prices, seasonally adjusted.

                                                           Real
                                                Hourly     hourly                Unit       Implicit
 Year          Labor                            compen-    compen-     Unit      nonlabor   price
 and           produc-               Hours      sation     sation      labor     payments   deflator
 quarter       tivity     Output     worked     (1)        (2)         costs     (3)        (4)
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                       Percent change from previous quarter at annual rate(5)

 2015 ANNUAL    1.2         3.4        2.2        3.1        2.9 r      1.8       -0.3        0.9  

 2015 IV       -2.7         0.3        3.0 r      4.3        4.1 r      7.2       -8.8        0.1  
      III       1.2         1.3        0.1        1.0       -0.6 r     -0.2        3.0        1.2  
      II        1.3         3.3        2.0        3.6        0.9 r      2.3        1.5        1.9  
      I         3.0         4.0        0.9        3.7        6.3 r      0.6       -0.9        0.0  

 2014 ANNUAL    1.0         3.3        2.3        2.9        1.1 r      1.9        1.6        1.8  

 2014 IV       -2.1         2.3        4.5        4.9        5.7 r      7.1       -8.4        0.0  
      III       4.2         6.9        2.6 r      3.0        1.8 r     -1.2        6.5        2.1  
      II        2.5         5.8        3.2       -2.3       -4.3 r     -4.7       11.9        2.1  
      I        -3.2        -1.4        1.9        7.0        4.3       10.6       -9.9        1.2  

 2013 ANNUAL    0.3         2.0        1.7        1.2       -0.3        0.9        2.4        1.5  

 2013 IV        4.1         5.6        1.4        2.1        0.6       -1.9        8.0        2.3  
      III       1.6         3.8        2.2        1.1       -1.1       -0.5        6.2        2.3  
      II       -0.6         0.6        1.2        5.8        6.2 r      6.5       -5.6        1.1  
      I         0.9         2.8        1.9       -8.9      -10.4       -9.7       17.7        1.1  
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                     Percent change from corresponding quarter of previous year

 2015 ANNUAL    1.2         3.4        2.2        3.1        2.9 r      1.8       -0.3        0.9  

 2015 IV        0.7         2.2        1.5        3.1        2.7        2.4       -1.4        0.8  
      III       0.8         2.7        1.9        3.3        3.1        2.4       -1.3        0.8  
      II        1.6         4.1        2.5        3.8        3.7 r      2.2       -0.5        1.0  
      I         1.9         4.7        2.8        2.3        2.3 r      0.4        2.0        1.1  

 2014 ANNUAL    1.0         3.3        2.3        2.9        1.1 r      1.9        1.6        1.8  

 2014 IV        0.3         3.4        3.0        3.1        1.8 r      2.8       -0.4        1.4  
      III       1.9         4.2        2.3        2.4        0.6        0.5        3.8        1.9  
      II        1.2         3.4        2.2        1.9       -0.2 r      0.7        3.7        2.0  
      I         0.5         2.1        1.7        4.0        2.5        3.5       -0.6        1.7  

 2013 ANNUAL    0.3         2.0        1.7        1.2       -0.3        0.9        2.4        1.5  

 2013 IV        1.5         3.2        1.7       -0.1       -1.3       -1.6        6.3        1.7  
      III       0.1         1.9        1.8        2.1        0.5 r      2.0        0.6        1.4  
      II       -0.5         1.2        1.7        1.9        0.4        2.4       -0.1        1.3  
      I         0.2         1.7        1.5        1.0       -0.8        0.8        2.7        1.6  
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                                          Indexes 2009=100

 2015 ANNUAL  107.0       118.5      110.7      114.7      103.6 r    107.2      111.8      109.1  

 2015 IV      106.7 r     119.0      111.5 r    116.0 r    104.4 r    108.7      110.4 r    109.5  
      III     107.4       118.9      110.7      114.8 r    103.4 r    106.9      113.0      109.4  
      II      107.1 r     118.5      110.6 r    114.5 r    103.5 r    106.9 r    112.2      109.1  
      I       106.8 r     117.6      110.1 r    113.5 r    103.3 r    106.3      111.8 r    108.6  

 2014 ANNUAL  105.7       114.6      108.4      111.3      100.7 r    105.3      112.2      108.2  

 2014 IV      106.0 r     116.4      109.8 r    112.5 r    101.7 r    106.1      112.0      108.6  
      III     106.5       115.7      108.7      111.2      100.3 r    104.4      114.5      108.6  
      II      105.4 r     113.8      108.0 r    110.4 r     99.8 r    104.7      112.7      108.0  
      I       104.8 r     112.2      107.1 r    111.0 r    100.9 r    105.9      109.6      107.5  

 2013 ANNUAL  104.7       110.9      106.0      108.2       99.5 r    103.3      110.5      106.3  

 2013 IV      105.6       112.6      106.6      109.1       99.9 r    103.3      112.5      107.1  
      III     104.6 r     111.1      106.2      108.5       99.7 r    103.8      110.3      106.5  
      II      104.1 r     110.1      105.7 r    108.3 r    100.0 r    103.9      108.7      105.9  
      I       104.3       109.9      105.4 r    106.7 r     98.5 r    102.3      110.3      105.6  
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 See footnotes following Table 6.                                                        May 3, 2018
 r=revised                                                        Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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